The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 298 371 357
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -14
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 389 273 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.62% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.34% 2.46% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 258 170 285
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11646 11087 12905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.74% 25.13% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9273 9061 11095
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +47 112 £55,000 +12.82% 13
Canary Wharf +15 5 £65,000 -7.14%
Hammersmith -3 3 - -
Croydon -13 3 £54,250 +55.00%
Westminster -2 2 £46,000 -8.00% 1
Hounslow -11 2 - -
Enfield - 2 - -
Feltham - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £27,000 -
Wembley - 1 - -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 790 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 222 (28.10%) Finance
3 198 (25.06%) ITIL
4 171 (21.65%) Windows
5 145 (18.35%) PRINCE2
6 122 (15.44%) Telecoms
6 122 (15.44%) Retail
7 120 (15.19%) Microsoft
8 109 (13.80%) Oracle
9 108 (13.67%) HP
10 106 (13.42%) Degree
11 104 (13.16%) SQL
12 95 (12.03%) Linux
13 90 (11.39%) DV Cleared
14 82 (10.38%) Service Management
15 79 (10.00%) Java
15 79 (10.00%) MS Excel
16 77 (9.75%) VMware
17 74 (9.37%) Firewall
17 74 (9.37%) Agile Software Development
18 72 (9.11%) Project Management
19 71 (8.99%) Cisco
20 70 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 67 (8.48%) UNIX
22 66 (8.35%) QA
23 61 (7.72%) Information Security
24 58 (7.34%) ISEB
25 54 (6.84%) SLA
26 53 (6.71%) Software Testing
27 52 (6.58%) Citrix

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 39 (4.94%) Apache
3 37 (4.68%) WebLogic
4 27 (3.42%) Tomcat
5 18 (2.28%) Lync
6 17 (2.15%) MS Exchange
7 15 (1.90%) Apache Pig
8 10 (1.27%) IIS
9 9 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.01%) SAP Portal
10 8 (1.01%) SAP EP
10 8 (1.01%) NetWeaver
10 8 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.89%) LiveLink
11 7 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 79 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.42%) MS Office
3 9 (1.14%) MS Project
3 9 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.38%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 23 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
2 9 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.25%) Maximo
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) RMDS
6 1 (0.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (1.52%) Amazon S3
1 12 (1.52%) Amazon EMR
2 11 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.76%) Office 365
4 3 (0.38%) SaaS
4 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.25%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (9.37%) Firewall
2 49 (6.20%) LAN
3 48 (6.08%) WAN
4 42 (5.32%) SAN
5 41 (5.19%) Wireless
5 41 (5.19%) TCP/IP
6 36 (4.56%) Network Security
7 33 (4.18%) VPN
8 29 (3.67%) NAS
9 27 (3.42%) DNS
10 26 (3.29%) HTTP
11 23 (2.91%) IPsec
12 20 (2.53%) Internet
13 17 (2.15%) Wireless Security
14 15 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (1.65%) MPLS
15 13 (1.65%) BGP
16 12 (1.52%) OSPF
16 12 (1.52%) DHCP
16 12 (1.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (5.44%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.56%) NoSQL
2 36 (4.56%) Oracle Database
3 18 (2.28%) MongoDB
4 17 (2.15%) Hadoop
4 17 (2.15%) MySQL
5 15 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (1.90%) Apache Hive
5 15 (1.90%) Impala
6 14 (1.77%) Mahout
7 10 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.76%) Data Mining
9 6 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (0.63%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.38%) Big Data
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (0.38%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 26 (3.29%) LoadRunner
2 18 (2.28%) JIRA
2 18 (2.28%) Selenium
2 18 (2.28%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.52%) Yeoman
4 11 (1.39%) Cucumber
5 9 (1.14%) NeoLoad
5 9 (1.14%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.14%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.01%) JMeter
6 8 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (0.89%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.89%) JUnit
8 5 (0.63%) Ant
8 5 (0.63%) Subversion
9 4 (0.51%) Maven
10 3 (0.38%) jMock
10 3 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.38%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.38%) LoadUI
General
1 222 (28.10%) Finance
2 122 (15.44%) Telecoms
2 122 (15.44%) Retail
3 35 (4.43%) Banking
4 21 (2.66%) Legal
5 19 (2.41%) Back Office
6 16 (2.03%) Marketing
7 12 (1.52%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.14%) Military
9 8 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.89%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.76%) Electronics
12 2 (0.25%) Law
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (16.46%) Consultant
2 88 (11.14%) Architect
3 86 (10.89%) Project Manager
4 56 (7.09%) Analyst
5 51 (6.46%) Developer
6 50 (6.33%) Test Consultant
7 36 (4.56%) Senior Manager
8 33 (4.18%) Tester
9 31 (3.92%) Network Engineer
10 29 (3.67%) Test Manager
10 29 (3.67%) Programme Manager
11 28 (3.54%) Support Engineer
12 27 (3.42%) Senior Consultant
13 25 (3.16%) DBA
14 23 (2.91%) Security Consultant
14 23 (2.91%) Middleware Engineer
15 22 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
16 21 (2.66%) Technical Architect
17 20 (2.53%) Infrastructure Manager
18 19 (2.41%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (4.81%) .NET
2 34 (4.30%) Middleware
3 29 (3.67%) XML
4 28 (3.54%) J2EE
5 24 (3.04%) HTML
6 22 (2.78%) Spring
7 20 (2.53%) HTML5
8 16 (2.03%) XML Messaging
8 16 (2.03%) Hibernate
9 13 (1.65%) Web Services
10 12 (1.52%) SciPy
10 12 (1.52%) REST
10 12 (1.52%) Cascalog
10 12 (1.52%) Pandas
11 11 (1.39%) JSP
11 11 (1.39%) JSON
12 9 (1.14%) SOAP
13 8 (1.01%) .NET Framework
13 8 (1.01%) SAP Smart Forms
13 8 (1.01%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 46 (5.82%) Open Source
2 34 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 33 (4.18%) Clustering
4 27 (3.42%) Computer Science
5 23 (2.91%) CESG
6 20 (2.53%) Replication
7 17 (2.15%) Human Factors
8 16 (2.03%) Firmware
9 14 (1.77%) Visualisation
9 14 (1.77%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.27%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.01%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (0.76%) GIS
13 5 (0.63%) PKI
13 5 (0.63%) Life Science
13 5 (0.63%) CMDB
14 4 (0.51%) CESG CLAS
14 4 (0.51%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.51%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 171 (21.65%) Windows
2 95 (12.03%) Linux
3 67 (8.48%) UNIX
4 42 (5.32%) Solaris
5 26 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (2.28%) Windows 7
7 18 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.90%) SUSE
9 9 (1.14%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.89%) Android
11 6 (0.76%) Debian
11 6 (0.76%) HPUX
12 5 (0.63%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.51%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.38%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.13%) VxWorks
16 1 (0.13%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (25.06%) ITIL
2 145 (18.35%) PRINCE2
3 82 (10.38%) Service Management
4 74 (9.37%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (9.11%) Project Management
6 61 (7.72%) Information Security
7 53 (6.71%) Software Testing
8 44 (5.57%) Risk Management
9 41 (5.19%) Supplier Management
10 38 (4.81%) Change Management
11 37 (4.68%) Analytics
12 35 (4.43%) User Acceptance Testing
13 34 (4.30%) Performance Testing
13 34 (4.30%) Incident Management
13 34 (4.30%) CRM
13 34 (4.30%) Penetration Testing
14 33 (4.18%) Scrum
15 32 (4.05%) Problem Management
16 31 (3.92%) Validation
17 30 (3.80%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 104 (13.16%) SQL
2 79 (10.00%) Java
3 35 (4.43%) C
4 31 (3.92%) Perl
5 27 (3.42%) C#
6 26 (3.29%) JavaScript
7 21 (2.66%) C++
8 20 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 19 (2.41%) Python
10 17 (2.15%) Bash Shell
11 16 (2.03%) R
12 15 (1.90%) VBA
13 14 (1.77%) AWK
13 14 (1.77%) sed
13 14 (1.77%) Bourne shell
13 14 (1.77%) Clojure
14 13 (1.65%) PowerShell
15 11 (1.39%) PHP
16 8 (1.01%) ABAP
16 8 (1.01%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 790 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 106 (13.42%) Degree
3 90 (11.39%) DV Cleared
4 70 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 58 (7.34%) ISEB
6 38 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (4.43%) CISSP
8 32 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 31 (3.92%) ISTQB
10 27 (3.42%) CTC Cleared
11 26 (3.29%) CISM
12 25 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 23 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 23 (2.91%) CCNP
14 19 (2.41%) CIMA
14 19 (2.41%) CIPD
15 17 (2.15%) CCIE
16 16 (2.03%) CCNA
17 15 (1.90%) MCSE
18 14 (1.77%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (8.35%) QA
2 54 (6.84%) SLA
3 29 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.89%) COBIT
6 5 (0.63%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.25%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.13%) CESG Infosec
9 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.13%) GPG13
System Software
1 46 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (5.57%) Active Directory
3 22 (2.78%) XenApp
4 20 (2.53%) VMware ESX
5 18 (2.28%) Hyper-V
5 18 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (2.03%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (1.65%) NFS
8 8 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (0.89%) Snort
9 7 (0.89%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.89%) vSphere
10 6 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.38%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.13%) vCloud
13 1 (0.13%) pfSense
13 1 (0.13%) Samba
13 1 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 39 (4.94%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (3.29%) OpenView
3 24 (3.04%) SCCM
4 20 (2.53%) Data Guard
5 16 (2.03%) NetBackup
6 14 (1.77%) HP SIM
7 10 (1.27%) SCOM
8 7 (0.89%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.76%) SCDPM
9 6 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
9 6 (0.76%) WSUS
10 5 (0.63%) CiscoWorks
10 5 (0.63%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.63%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.51%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.51%) Puppet
12 3 (0.38%) ARCserve
12 3 (0.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 120 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 109 (13.80%) Oracle
3 108 (13.67%) HP
4 77 (9.75%) VMware
5 71 (8.99%) Cisco
6 52 (6.58%) Citrix
7 45 (5.70%) Juniper
8 41 (5.19%) Fujitsu
9 38 (4.81%) JBoss
10 34 (4.30%) CheckPoint
10 34 (4.30%) Red Hat
11 26 (3.29%) F5
12 23 (2.91%) Remedy
13 22 (2.78%) Dell
14 20 (2.53%) IBM
15 17 (2.15%) NetApp
16 16 (2.03%) Symantec
17 14 (1.77%) SolarWinds
18 13 (1.65%) SAP
19 11 (1.39%) Adobe
London
set2recruit
Salary: £65000 - £80000 Per Annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £25 - £30 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £30000 - £65000 Per Annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £7000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Weighting
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum + Travel + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago